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July 20, 2024

Street Procession, Pastoral Support, Garden Open Day

Latest news of interest to the East Anglia Catholic community includes a joyous street procession at St Luke’s in Peterborough, a priest celebrating 25 years of […]
July 16, 2024

Our Lady of Walsingham raised to the rank of Feast

The Vatican has granted permission for Our Lady of Walsingham to be celebrated as a new Feast in the dioceses of England, starting this year on […]
July 13, 2024

500 celebrate relics arrival with procession and Mass

The Parish of The Sacred Heart and St Oswald in Peterborough celebrated the arrival of the relics of St Jacinta and St Francesco, and the National […]
July 12, 2024

Fakenham priest completes bucket list walk to Shrine

Parish Priest of St Anthony’s in Fakenham, Fr Andrew Neate, and parishioners embarked on a walk from Fakenham to the Catholic National Shrine of Our Lady […]
July 11, 2024

Ipswich educators win Silver National Teaching Award

Ipswich educators Rebekah Aldous and Julie Iannelli from St Pancras Catholic Primary School have been recognised with a Silver Award for Early Years Team of the […]
July 9, 2024

SVP expands support with new groups in Norfolk

The Saint Vincent de Paul Society, or SVP, continues to show signs of growth across the diocese, and over the last year new conferences have started […]
July 8, 2024

Upcoming World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

This year we will celebrate the fourth World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly. Pope Francis in 2021 declared that this special day celebrating Grandparents and […]
July 5, 2024

Ignite Youth Team graduation at St John’s Cathedral

The end of a year spent working as part of the Ignite Youth Team was marked with a “graduation” Mass at St John’s Cathedral in Norwich […]
July 3, 2024

Newmarket Church to celebrate Diamond Jubilee

The diamond jubilee of the laying of the foundation stone of the new Church of Our Lady and St Etheldreda’s in Newmarket will take place on […]
July 2, 2024

Seafarers face dangers as Sea Sunday approaches

Seafarers navigating the Red and Black Seas face escalating threats, from Houthi attacks to Russian military targeting. Stella Maris chaplains in Ukraine provide crucial support amidst […]
June 28, 2024

Join walk with Fatima Relics in Peterborough church

The Parish of Sacred Heart and St Oswald in Peterborough is inviting people to participate in a prayerful walk on Sunday June 30, carrying the relics […]
June 25, 2024

BBC carries feature on Dereham based religious sisters

The popular BBC online website has carried a feature about the vocational stories of the sisters of the Community of Our Lady of Walsingham near Dereham. […]
June 24, 2024

Mgr Eugene Harkness celebrates 40th Anniversary

A large congregation of parishioners, friends and clergy from all over the diocese gathered at Our Lady & the English Martyrs, Cambridge on June 10, to […]
June 23, 2024

New Altar Frontals unveiled at Walsingham Shrine

As part of the ongoing legacy developments marking Ninety Years since the Restoration of the Catholic National Shrine and Basilica of Our Lady in Walsingham, this […]
June 22, 2024

Refugees welcomed at Sheringham church, £500 raised

Our Lady of Refuge and St Joseph Sheringham was delighted to welcome John and Shirzad – refugees from South Sudan and Afghanistan – to mark the […]